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Latitude: 51.5088 / 51°30'31"N
Longitude: -0.0684 / 0°4'6"W
OS Eastings: 534148
OS Northings: 180640
OS Grid: TQ341806
Mapcode National: GBR XF.S9
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.RBQQ
Entry Name: Surviving Boundary Walls to the Former London Docks (Western Dock), at Thomas More Street, East Smithfield, Redmead Lane, Pennington Street, Wapping Lane, Reardon Street and Tench Street. with Gate Pi
Listing Date: 27 September 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065828
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206277
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping
Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Peter London Docks
Church of England Diocese: London
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/08/2016
THOMAS MORE STREET E1
Surviving Boundary Walls To The Former London Docks (Western Dock), At Thomas More Street, East Smithfield, Redmead Lane, Pennington Street, Wapping Lane, Reardon Street And Tench Street. With Gate Piers At South End Of Hermitage Basin, And Wall To South-East Of Hermitage Basin, Gate Piers And Attached Wall At North-East End Of Pier Head, And Boundary Wall To North And West Of St John's Churchyard.
(Formerly listed as Boundary Walls and Gate Piers)
TQ 3480 22/773
Surviving sections of the boundary walls formerly enclosing the London Dock of 1801-5, by Daniel Alexander (surveyor) and John Rennie (engineer). The walls incorporate warehouse walls at intervals. Built of stock brick, with some patching, many sections of the walls have been reduced in height, and a number of modern openings have been created. Two pairs of gate piers survive at the south end of the Hermitage Basin; these have white stone caps and plinths, heavily vermiculated. A similar pair of gate piers stands at the north-east end of Pier Head, at the former entrance to Wapping Basin.
The listed buildings and walls etc of The London Docks form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ3414880640
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